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Students, school staff test positive for COVID-19 as school year begins

Original post made on Aug 22, 2021

Local school districts are reporting a handful of student and staff COVID cases now that school is back in session. The complex state protocols for handling positive cases are proving to be a struggle for parents and educators alike.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, August 20, 2021, 1:44 PM

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Posted by Steven Nelson
a resident of Cuesta Park
on Aug 22, 2021 at 4:41 pm

Steven Nelson is a registered user.

Ms. Morgan - welcome to your new Ed reporting job for EM and at the Voice.

The MVWSD existing protocol on pandemic response - adopted 'way back' when I was a Trustee - required when in pandemic mode / all students be pre-screened for symptons BEFORE GOING TO CLASSROOMS. Further, the health person on-site was to sequester or ISOLATE any symptomatic student in the health office (or other appropriate room away from other students).

Reporter Morgan - has the MVWSD dropped this requirement from their pandemic protocal (which was voted on and adopted by the Board)?


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